Unit 6 Assignment Instructions
Unit outcomes addressed in this Assignment:
➢ Discuss the role of coding with the key features of an electronic health record (EHR) system and clinical document standards.
Course outcome addressed in this Assignment:
GEL-1.02: Demonstrate college-level communication through the composition of original materials in Standard English.
HI253-4: Summarize the features of health information systems used for quality coding practices.
AHIMA’s Professional Coding Approved Program (PCAP) Mapping:
Domain I. Data Content, Structure & Standards (Information Governance)
● Subdomain I.A Classification Systems
● 1. Apply diagnosis/procedure codes according to current guidelines (Bloom’s Level 3)
o Classification Systems
▪ ICD (ICD-9-CM, ICD-10, ICD-10-CM/PCS)
▪ Clinical Care Classification (CCC)
▪ CPT, DSM, RxNorm
▪ LOINC, SNOMED
EHR and Coding Resources Comparison